SK3991 : Hadfields Weir

taken 4 years ago, near to Tinsley, Sheffield, Great Britain

Hadfields Weir
Hadfields Weir
The last (or first) of the weirs on the Five Weirs Walk. There has been a weir here since about 1600. It first powered a cutler wheel, to be followed by a succession of forges, corn mills and rolling mills. To the left is a recently constructed fish and eel pass which was opened in May 2013.
Five Weirs Walk
The Five Weirs Walk is a 7.5km footpath and cycleway which follows the River Don from Lady's Bridge in Sheffield city centre to Meadowhall Retail & Leisure Centre on the city's eastern boundary. This stretch of river incorporates five weirs which were built as part of Sheffield's industrial evolution, and which give the walk its name.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Graham Hogg and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SK3991, 184 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 24 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 27 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Paths  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Place (from Tags)
Sheffield  Meadowhall 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3903 9101 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.8676N 1:24.8557W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3905 9103
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Five Weirs Walk  River Don  Weir 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 53 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register